Plot: When the aging head of a famous crime family decides to transfer his position to one of his subalterns, a series of unfortunate events start happening to the family, and a war begins between all the well-known families leading to insolence, deportation, murder and revenge, and ends with the favorable successor being finally chosen.
Rating: 9.2/10 (977,908 votes)
Director: Francis Ford Coppola
Writer: Mario Puzo (screenplay), Francis Ford Coppola (screenplay), Mario Puzo (novel)
Stars: Marlon Brando, Al Pacino, James Caan, Richard S. Castellano
Runtime: 175 min
Genre: Crime, Drama
Released: 24 Mar 1972